Brevard County (Florida)
Administrative Procedures
 

7440.02 - DAMAGE

CRIME OR VIOLENCE SITUATION INCIDENT CRIMINAL MISCHIEF

(VANDALISM)

Pre Plan Action

Immediate Action

Follow up Action

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Have written policy for those who are caught in the act of vandalism to include restitution and consequences.

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Arrange with custodial staff to have a plan for removing all graffiti before start of next school day.

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Principal conducts appropriate follow up to make sure restitute has been made.

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Instill a commitment from school staff that first act of criminal mischief (vandalism) will be dealt with.

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Graffiti should be photographed and turned over to police.

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If act of vandalism is an expellable offense make sure appropriate paperwork is completed.

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Instill in teachers and enforce with students respect for property.

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When vandalism is observed it is immediately reported to the appropriate administrator.

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Teachers and staff should monitor and report physical damage to the building and parking lot area.

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Complete the monthly clean campus report.

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If vandalism is of nature to constitute criminal charges it should be reported to local police.

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Complete clean campus report.

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Utilize school security alarm system.

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Graffiti that is visible should be removed immediately after police release crime scene.

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File District Vandalism Report.

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Have local police conduct crime Prevention Survey.

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Notify Area Superintendent and District Communications.

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Support Appendix #77 Record Keeping Process and Procedures for Critical Incident Response Reports and Training Documentation.

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Support Appendix #70 Chain of Command.

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Support Appendix #71 Emergency Phone Numbers

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Critique Incident.

Technical 1/17/08